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Tight security arrangements at Yatri Niwas base camp ahead of the annual Amarnath Yatra in Jammu. Image Source: PTI 0

Amarnath Yatra 2017 commences with tightened security

The annual Amarnath Yatra in Jammu and Kashmir commenced on June 28, 2017, with tight security wrapped around it amidst reports of a possible terror attack. Out of the 2.12 lac registered participants, the...

Shastri giving some tips during his time as team director. Image Source: AP Images 0

Ravi Shastri vying for India head coach

Former team India director and player Ravi Shastri has confirmed his interest in applying for the position as coach of Indian Cricket team. The position was left open by Anil Kumble after his resignation...

Syed Salahuddin, Hizbul Mujahideen leader designated global terrorist by US. 0

US labels Hizbul leader Syed Salahuddin a global terrorist

In the wake of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s US visit, the U.S. Department of State designated the Hizbul Mujahideen (HM) leader, Syed Salahuddin as a global terrorist. Syed Salahuddin (71), whose original name is...

Rescue team searching for survivors at the site of landslide. 0

South West China’s Ximno Village hit by secondary landslide

Another landslide struck southwest China’s Xinmo Village in Maoxian County, Sichuan Province at around 11 am on Tuesday, June 27. This landslide occurred when rescue workers were looking for the dead and injured people,...

UP CM assures the people that the government has initiated steps to forward development in the state. Image Source: Rajeev Bhatt 0

Yogi Adityanath unveils book highlighting UP Government’s achievements in 100 days

The Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, Yogi Adityanath, released a booklet highlighting the BJP government’s achievements in 100 days and narrated the initiatives it began since assuming office. He also made use of this...

Hindu Yuva Vahini activists taking part in a rally in Unnao. Image Source: Reuters 0

Three Hindu Yuva Vahini activists arrested on rape charges

Three activists from the Hindu Yuva Vahini were arrested on June 27, 2017, in Bareilly, Uttar Pradesh on charges of gang-rape and the assault. The incident took place because of an altercation over playing...

Vivo bags five year IPL sponsorship with Rs 2,199 crore bid. Image Source: IPL Twitter 0

Vivo retains IPL title sponsorship rights for the next five seasons

Chinese mobile phone manufacturer Vivo will continue to be the title sponsor of the Indian Premier League for the next five seasons, i.e., from 2018 to 2022. Vivo retained the title sponsorship rights after...